BUNTU was founded in 2017 in London, UK with the aim of revolutionising the way the world hydrates. Crafting a timeless collection of water bottles, BUNTU wants to empower people to live a healthy, hydrated and sustainable lifestyle.

The name BUNTU was derived from the South African philosophy Ubuntu. Nelson Mandela once summarised the meaning as "the belief that we are defined by our compassion and kindness towards others..."